georgia fun facts and trivia. ... Georgia is often called the Empire State of the
South and is also known as the Peach State and Cracker State. In 1828 Auraria ...
Georgia leads the nation in the production of paper and board, tufted textile ...
Georgia's state flower is the Cherokee Rose, and the state bird is the Brown ...
Quick Facts. Share on Google+. Overview. COLONY: Founded by James
Oglethorpe on February 12, 1733; 13th colony. STATEHOOD: January 2, 1788;
Among the most beautiful and unusual landscapes in Georgia are those
generally listed as the state's Seven Natural Wonders - Amicalola Falls,
Apr 24, 2014 ... 25 Fun Facts You Probably Didn't Know About Atlanta, But Should ... The Georgia
State Capitol building is gilded with 43 ounces of .... Famed Pianist Vadym
Kholodenko's Two Young Daughters Likely Died of Asphyxia.
Georgia State Facts. ... Colonized in 1732 by James Edward Oglethorpe, Georgia
was the last of the original thirteen English colonies. Named for King George II ...
Oct 5, 2014 ... Georgia is known as the Peach State, but it's also the country's top producer of ....
Another weird fact: There is a 221 Baker Street in Atlanta.
Find out more about the history of Georgia, including videos, interesting articles,
pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.
Feb 17, 2014 ... Check out our list of the top ten most interesting facts about Atlanta, GA! ... Atlanta
has become the fifth city to be the capital of the state of Georgia. ... along with
Chicago and the world's largest 10K race known as “Peachtree ...
Fun Fact 2. The present flag of Georgia was adopted on May 8, 2003. It can be
described as; horizontally split into three wide stripes of equal thickness, two red